Institut de Gestion de l'Environnement et d'Aménagement du Territoire

Mr. PALLEMAERTS Marc (externe)


Senior Fellow and Head of Environmental Governance Research Team at the Institute for European Environmental Policy (IEEP). Special subjects: environmental law and governance, public participation, climate change, chemicals and the EU's role in global environmental policy. Marc joined IEEP to head the Environmental Governance team in December 2005, and is based in IEEP's Brussels office. An international lawyer and political scientist by training, he has extensive experience in academic research and teaching as well as in policy work. He has been a policy adviser to the Flemish Regional Environment Minister, to the Belgian Federal State Secretary for the Environment, and was Deputy Chef de Cabinet to the Federal State Secretary for Energy and Sustainable Development. During the Belgian Presidency of the EU in 2001, he chaired the EU Council working party responsible for the climate change negotiations and acted as lead negotiator for the Presidency at COP6bis (Bonn) and COP7 (Marrakech). From 2003 to 2005, he was chairman the Meeting of the Parties to the Aarhus Convention. Before joining IEEP, Marc was a Senior Research Fellow at the Institute for European Studies at the Vrije Universiteit Brussel.

Domain of activity

Marc Pallemaerts assure l'enseignement en Droit de l'Environnement au sein du Master en Sciences et Gestion de l'Environnement de l'IGEAT. Certaines de ses activités de recherche sont localisées au Centre d'Etudes du Développement Durable. Son activité principale se situe à l'IEEP. Marc enseigne également à la Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam.

Mr. PALLEMAERTS Marc (externe)


Collaborateur scientifique



(pas de bureau à l'ULB)